Head of Marketing

Burton upon Trent
£55000 - £65000 per annum
17 Nov 2016
15 Dec 2016
Lara Lee
Campaign Management, CRM
Online, Sport
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Senior Manager
Contract Type

Head of Marketing, Burton on Trent, £55k - £65k plus benefits

The Company: An online rewards business within the sports and leisure industries with a vibrant culture that rewards passion and hard-work but has a good work-life balance.

The Role: This is a fabulous role for a Head of Marketing and if you have a passion for sport, this role will really suit you. Managing a team of five, you will be responsible for driving customer acquisition, retention and re-activation using a comprehensive multi-channel approach, but with a heavy bias towards digital and direct/email marketing.  With a strong commercial focus and natural interest in the figures, you will understand the importance of ROI and how to drive revenue through marketing.

Key responsibilities:

  • Create and deliver marketing strategy

  • Deliver multi-channel plans for acquisition, conversion, retention and re-activation

  • Manage partner agencies to ensure projects are delivered on time and provide a strong ROI

  • Brand champion – ensure all brand activity is fully compliant

  • Forecasting and reporting – regular meetings with directors of the business

  • Manage and develop team


The Candidate: You will be an experienced Senior Marketing Manager looking for a step up or currently working as a Head of Marketing but looking for a new challenge in a growing business.  Previous experience of managing a team is essential and you will be able to demonstrate the impact your leadership has had on the team and business.  You must have experience across the mix with a creative flair, although you will be more numerical and analytical with a strong focus on direct marketing.   Would ideally suit people from a sports, leisure, retail, loyalty or rewards, gaming or betting background and ideally you will have worked for an online business.  It is imperative that despite working at a senior level, you are happy to maintain a “hands-on” approach.

As well as a salary of £55k - £65k, the benefits which accompany the role are as follows; 25 days holiday plus BH, private healthcare, death in service, discretionary bonus.

This Head of Marketing role is commutable from Derby, Burton on Trent, Tamworth, Stafford


Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit www.blueskiescareers.co.uk and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role.

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